Meet Dharmendra Pandey7/18/16
The dream job for mechanical engineers in India is definitely to work within the Volvo Group, according to Dharmendra Pandey.
”Here I get to work on world-class technology platforms and innovation,” he says.
Dharmendra Pandey has accomplished a lot during his more than eight years at Volvo Construction Equipment’s manufacturing facility in Bangalore.
As a part of his career development he had the opportunity to work in South Korea for 1.5 years.
”It was a unique experience that I will cherish during my long professional life,” he says.
Dharmendra Pandey is now in charge of Materials Management. More than 140 different local and global suppliers must deliver the correct parts at the assembly and fabrication lines for production. In addition, there must always be optimum inventory available.
”There are many challenges, but I like it. I have learned to transform challenges into opportunities,” he says.
The global work environment is also one of the best things about working within the Volvo Group, according to Dharmendra Pandey.
”I am able to learn more about different cultures and people and in that way I also grow in my work and as a person. We now have our own university, Volvo Group University, where we as employees can enhance our skills and competencies.”
Name: Dharmendra Pandey
Education: Mechanical Engineering, North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology, India
Position: Deputy General Manager, Materials Management
Organization: Volvo Construction Equipment
Location: Bangalore, India